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Interview with Dr. John Heesakkers: 2nd Joint ESFFU-ESGURS-ESOU Meeting

Interview with Dr. John Heesakkers: 2nd Joint ESFFU-ESGURS-ESOU Meeting

The 2nd Joint ESFFU-ESGURS-ESOU Meeting brings together the EAU’s Female and Functional Urology, Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery and Oncological Urology Sections in Tübingen, Germany on 10-12 October 2013. The facilities offered there, combined with the joint expertise of the three...
Joint ESGURS-ESAU Meeting - challenges and prospects

Joint ESGURS-ESAU Meeting – challenges and prospects

Challenges in treating male sexual dysfunctions and prospects in reconstructive surgery are two areas that will be addressed and covered by experts in andrology and reconstructive surgery during the two-day joint ESGURS-ESAU Meeting in London from September 13 to...
Join the ESFFU-ESOU-ESGURS Meeting in Tübingen

Join the ESFFU-ESOU-ESGURS Meeting in Tübingen

Do you have a recently concluded study on female or functional urology? Are you specialising in reconstructive urology or interested in the controversial issues of uro-oncology? The joint meeting will be held from October 10 to 12 in Tübingen,...
Stockholm to host 10th Anniversary ERUS Meeting

Stockholm to host 10th Anniversary ERUS Meeting

Dr. Magnus Annerstedt, UroClinic, Sophiahemmet, Sweden The EAU Robotic Urology Section (ERUS), formerly a non-affiliated society, will hold in Stockholm, Sweden the 10th anniversary of its yearly congress. It all started back in 2004 in Paris with about 50...
Lack of clinical use hampers potential tumour markers in PCa

Lack of clinical use hampers potential tumour markers in PCa

There is an increasing number of publications and studies on candidate tumour markers for prostate cancer, but several obstacles prevent clinical use, according to prostate cancer specialists. At Thematic Session 3, PCa experts discussed current work on biomarkers, while...
Too much antibiotic use by urologists

Too much antibiotic use by urologists

Urologists are using too much antibiotics in clean procedures, and this practice may lead to antibiotic resistance, according to a study by the EAU Section of Infections in Urology (ESIU). “In a recent issue of European Urology we published...
ESTU eyes new developments in transplantation

ESTU eyes new developments in transplantation

At the session of the EAU Section of Transplantation Urology (ESTU), new developments were discussed ranging from implementing consensus guidelines in the near future to promising research prospects on transplant tolerance and immunology. The session meeting illustrated the efforts...
ESFFU: positive developments, high expectations

ESFFU: positive developments, high expectations

The joint session of the EAU Section of Female and Functional Urology (ESFFU) and the EAU Section of Urological Imaging (ESUI) provided state-of-the-art overviews on the current management in female and functional urology. Prof. Dirk De Ridder (BE) addressed...